Program Contents: 26 minutes
Copyright Date: 2004
A Keeping Kids Health Series
A neurological condition that makes people susceptible to seizures - a change in sensation, awareness, or behavior brought about by a brief electrical disturbance in the brain. You'll meet an active teenager who lives with epilepsy every day; meet her younger sister who has recently been diagnosed with epilepsy; meet their mother and hear their incredible story. You'll also hear from the leading experts in the field of epilepsy research and listen to a group of teenagers as they discuss their lives living with epilepsy.
Produced by Montefiore Medical Center in association with Thirteen/WNET New York. Rich Sabreen Enterprises, LLC, Executive Producers.